06 Nov 2019
Introductory seminars on statistical aspects of clinical trial design
06 Nov 2019
The Doherty Institute in collaboration with the Melbourne Clinical and Translational Sciences (MCATS) platform, Melbourne Medical School and the Melbourne Academic Centre for Health (MACH) Clinical Trials and Infectious Diseases subcommittees, are providing two one-hour seminars on the design of clinical trials, focussing on the statistical aspects. The aim of these seminars is to provide an introduction to statistical topics in clinical trials.
Wednesday, 6 November
Let’s Start at the Very Beginning, a Very Good Place to Start…
3.30 - 4.30pm
PROFESSOR LEONID CHURILOV
Department of Medicine (Austin Health) and the Melbourne Brain Centre at The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne Medical School, University of Melbourne
This session will provide an introduction to clinical trials design and validity, including phases of clinical trials, non-inferiority versus superiority trials, individual versus cluster-randomised rials, and fixed versus adapative trials.
Friday, 15 November
The ABC of Statitistical Aspects in Confirmatory Randomised Trials
9.30 - 10.30am
Melbourne Clinical and Translational Sciences (MCATS) platform, Centre of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, the University of Melbourne